I’m Not a Formula 1 Fan, but Several of My Friends and I Own It

This post originally appeared in November of 2012, at the first Formula 1 event. It received numerous hits and some comments┬áthat suggested the commenters had not read the post carefully, or perhaps at all. So I'm giving y'all a second shot at it. If possible, enjoy. The Formula 1 United States Grand Prix drew fans … Continue reading I’m Not a Formula 1 Fan, but Several of My Friends and I Own It

I’m Not a Formula 1 Fan, but Several of My Friends and I Own It

The Formula 1 United States Grand Prix drew fans from all over the world to the grand opening of The Circuit of the Americas near Austin this weekend. I myself wasn't one of the drawn, but after reading and listening to friends and complaining about the Circuit of the Americas for the past couple of … Continue reading I’m Not a Formula 1 Fan, but Several of My Friends and I Own It

Day 22: Sneaky booksellers

A couple of years ago, while Christmas shopping in a chain bookstore I won't identify, I flagged down a salesperson and told her I'd like a closer look at a set of Twilight Zone DVDs. She spun on her heel and strode across the store toward the locked media cabinet. Following, I heard her mutter, … Continue reading Day 22: Sneaky booksellers